How to build better prisons: New designs and a new look at their purpose – The Independent

Posted December 8th, 2015 in news, prisons by sally

‘The Government’s plans to close Victorian gaols in towns isn’t just a chance for urban redevelopment, it’s an opportunity to build prisons on a more human scale, with natural light and better facilities. It’s happening across Europe, but could a new generation of nicks become the norm here? Oliver Bennett gives his verdict.’

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The Independent, 7th December 2015